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Latest News

Victoria Day holiday to affect City and Utilities Kingston schedules

May 14, 2018 - City of Kingston and Utilities Kingston schedules will change due to the Victoria Day holiday. Residents are reminded that they may put out two untagged bags of garbage for...

Utilities Kingston may be in your area to replace end-of-life water meters Helping to ensure the accuracy of metering equipment

May 8, 2018 - Utilities Kingston wants customers to know that certified technicians will visit homes and businesses in Kingston in order to replace end-of-life water meters. Affected...

City approves city-wide bike-share program. Program begins July 1.

Kingston city council has approved a city-wide bike-share program with Dropbike Inc., following the successfully pilot program that ran in the central part of the city last year.

Recycle as usual, Kingston! Recyclables are still sold on the recycling market

April 26, 2018 - You may have heard that other municipalities are having difficulties selling items their residents put out for recycling due to international policy changes. This is not the...

Building a deck? We're here to help!

April 16, 2018 - Join members of the City's building department for a before-you-build deck workshop on Saturday, May 5. This workshop will cover the permit process, design considerations,...

"What is the city but the people?"

– William Shakespeare